Computers, internet and free WiFi

Computers, internet and free WiFi
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All of our library and knowledge centres have free Wi-Fi, computers for public use, computers for kids to use and much more! Computers Internet canterbury bankstown All of our library and knowledge centres have free Wi-Fi, computers for public use, computers for kids to use and much more!  
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Due to the NSW Government COVID-19 public health orders, our nine branches are temporarily closed and in-person programs cancelled.

However, you can still join our libraries online and then you can immediately access our eLibrary, which is open 24-7 with eBooks, audiobooks, movies, magazines and more.

Comp​uters for public use

Public computer access at our nine libraries provides up to two hours internet use total per day (limited due to Covid restrictions) per person (dependant on PC availability at that location).

Access to PC’s and photocopying is by using your Canterbury-Bankstown Library card. You can join at any library for free with photo ID/ proof of name and address.

Under 16 years of age must have a parent authority to join the library. Lost cards can be replaced at a cost of $3 with photo ID/ proof of name and address.

Children 12 years and under must be supervised by an Adult/Guardian (over 18 years)  at all times while using computers and the internet.  

Printing, photocopying and scanning

Using our computers is free, but we do charge for photocopying and printing. The prices are shown in the table below.

Photocopying and printing

​Black and white A4, one sided​20c
​Black and white A3, one sided​30c
​Colour A4, one sided​$1.00
​Colour A3, one sided​$1.50
​Black and white A4, double sided​40c
​​Black and white A3, double sided​60c
​Colour A4, double sided​$2.00
​Colour A3, double sided

​$3.00

 

Scanning is free. At Bankstown, Chester Hill, Greenacre, Panania and Padstow Libraries you can only scan to USB, but  at Campsie, Earlwood, Lakemba and Riverwood Libraries you can scan to both USB and email.

Our public computers run Windows 10 operating system and have Microsoft Office 2016 Word, Excel and Powerpoint and Adobe Reader.

Free Wi-Fi 

All of the City's library and knowledge centres have Wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) access available for fair use during open hours. 

Free Public Wi-Fi is available at 18 locations throughout CBCity. On average, more than 20,000 people connect to Council’s ​free Wi-Fi each month.​

Locations:

​Contact

For more information about these services contact your nearest Canterbury-Bankstown Library or call 9707 9708 (Bankstown) or 9789 9405 (Campsie).